Welcome to Matthews Charter Academy - We Outperform the District in All Subjects!
We never set limits on how much your child can achieve. At Matthews Charter we create endless opportunities for your child to become their best. We shape instruction to build on the strengths and abilities of each child and make moral focus lessons part of every school day. Our students not only excel but thrive. A study done by Stanford University reveals that our students outperform their peers from surrounding schools by a remarkable 3.5 months each year.I'm Ready to Apply I Want to Learn More
What is Open Enrollment?
Open Enrollment for the 2024-25 school year starts Oct. 1 and ends Nov. 30 at 5 p.m. Check out this blog to learn what Open Enrollment is.
It's Not Too Late to Apply!
School has started for the 2023-24 year, but it's not too late to apply. Secure your child's seat today!
Fall Fun Fair
Join us for Games, Food and Prizes - even a Cornhole Tournament. Tons of Fun and Free Admission!
Get to Know Us!
Schedule a school tour and learn more about our personalized teaching, moral focus program, after-school activities, clubs, sports, and more.
Parent Portal Help Page
Parent Portal gives parents quick and easy access to their child's information. Click below to learn more!
Advanced Learning Program
We offer advanced learning opportunities for top-performing students who are ready to progress beyond grade level.
Kindergarten Information Meeting
Give your kindergartener the best start! Meet staff, visit classrooms, learn more about our commitment to academic excellence, moral focus program, extracurriculars, and so much more! Tours start at 5:30pm. Presentation starts at 6pm. The meeting will be Kindergarten focused but will be informative for all grade interests.
Trunk or Treat
Come Trunk or Treat with us! Food trucks on site: Clt Rollie-Hand Crafted Egg Rolls, Pizza, C & J Funnel Cakes, Nicci's Candy Apples and Jeremiah's Italian Ice. There will be a trunk competition for the best decorated trunk! You won't want to miss it!
Open Enrollment for the 2024-25 School Year Starts Oct. 1
We’re often asked, “When is the best time to apply to an NHA school?” The answer: During Open Enrollment. Open Enrollment for the 2024-25 school year starts Oct. 1 and ends Nov. 30 at 5 p.m. Check out this blog to clear up any confusion around this important “golden window” of time.What is Open Enrollment?
We Are a Charter School
Are you seeking a "private" school education with the no-cost benefit of a public school? If so, you're in the right place. Matthews Charter Academy is a tuition-free public charter school open to all children who live in North Carolina.Learn More About Charter Schools
At a Glance
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NHA Shines: Stanford Study Shows Our Students Surpass Their Peers by 3.5 Months Each Year
A recent Stanford study shows NHA partner-school students continue to outperform their traditional public school peers. They do so by gaining nearly three-and-a-half months of additional learning. NHA also earned the new “gap busters” designation for outstanding progress in eliminating learning disparities for minority and poverty students.Learn More About Stanford's Study
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